Ms Catherine Eldridge

Lecturer and Placement Coordinator

GDipPsych BPsych MAPS

Catherine is a registered general psychologist and an AHPRA board-approved supervisor, with over 10 years’ experience in private practice, community and education settings. Catherine is experienced in working with client populations across the lifespan, but has a special interest in working with children, adolescents and young adults and has held senior psychologist roles in providing treatment for a wide range of complex mental health, social-emotional, developmental and behavioural difficulties.

Catherine is experienced in supporting parents and families who have experienced significant change and trauma, and in providing a range of educational and developmental assessments for children and adolescents. Catherine is also experienced in the provision of supervision and placement coordination for postgraduate students and supervision for psychologists. Catherine utilises an integrative therapeutic approach, adopting cognitive-behavioural, acceptance and commitment therapy and interpersonal psychotherapy approaches, while also drawing upon systemic family therapy and attachment theory principles.

Areas of Interest

Paediatric mental health; Developmental disorders, including Autism Spectrum Disorder; Parent-child relationship and attachment difficulties.